After making trips to Europe, the East Coast and the Desert Southwest, Texas A&M gets stay home for a few weeks as it prepares to open Southeastern Conference play.
For a freshman, Texas Tech's Zhaire Smith seems to have a pretty good handle on college basketball despite being just eight games into his Red Raider career.
Donte Wright hit a corner 3-pointer with 4.2 seconds left in overtime and South Carolina State beat Charleston Southern 91-88 on Tuesday.
Adrian Wojnarowski and Chiney Ogwumike detail what's in store for LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball overseas.
The Villanova Wildcats returned to a familiar spot in the rankings as they prepare to visit Big 5-rival Temple Wednesday night at the Liacouras Center.
Londell King had a season-high 17 points and seven rebounds, Jordan Walker added 14 points, and Morehead State beat NAIA Division II Kentucky Christian 85-57 on Tuesday.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|6||Michigan StateMSU||Big Ten||9-1||6||48||6||4|
|11||West VirginiaWVU||Big 12||9-1||11||140||16||20|
|17||Texas TechTTU||Big 12||7-1||17||128||19||28|
|19||Seton HallHALL||Big East||8-1||19||92||15||24|
- BPI RK: Rank in the Basketball Power Index (BPI) among all Division I teams.
- SOS RK: Strength of Schedule (SOS) rank among all Division I teams based on how a typical 25th ranked team would do against each team's schedule to date. SOS accounts for the game location, day's rest, travel distance, and high altitude in addition to opponent strength.
- SOR RK: Rank of Strength of Record (SOR) among all Division I teams. SOR reflects the chance a typical 25th ranked team would have team's record or better, given the schedule on a 0 to 100 scale, where 100 is best.
- RPI RK: Team's rank in official NCAA Ratings Percentage Index (RPI).